Monday , Mar , 14 , 2005 C.Y. Ellis

Timberwolves activate Griffin from injured list

Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) – The Minnesota Timberwolves activated
forward Eddie Griffin from the injured list and placed center Ervin Johnson on
the IL with patella tendinitis in his right knee.

Griffin has been sidelined since fracturing the second metacarpal on his left
hand during a contest against the Los Angeles Clippers on February 24. In 52
games this season, he is averaging 7.9 points and 6.2 rebounds per contest.

Johnson has appeared in 43 games during the 2004-05 campaign, including 23
starts, and is averaging 1.6 points and 2.5 boards per outing.